Book launch and lecture

A  lecture and  book launch at the Burlington  house on  Wednesday  18 March at  18.30   to  which all are welcome;  Professors  D L Block (University  of Witwatersrand)  and  K C Freeman  FRS  are  publishing a book  entitled ‘Shrouds of the Night’   based on their  very interesting research   into the  influence  on Edwin  Hubble’s  ideas  on the  classification   of  galaxies  of his correspondence    with amateur  astronomer  (and former  RAS  President)    J H   Reynolds of Birmingham.